Canada and the World – Canada in the World

Lecture series organized by the Arab Canadian Studies Research Group
Repeats every week until Fri Nov 24 2017.
Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, 9 November 2017 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday, 23 November 2017 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Location
Room number: 
226
Contact information
Contact person: 
May Telmissany
Email: 
may.telmissany@uottawa.ca
Registration
Registration required: 
No
Cost to attend: 
Free of charge
Event language: 

The Arab Canadian Studies Research Group (ACANS) is organizing a weekly lecture series beginning September 21 on the theme “Canada and the World - Canada in the World”. Featured guest speakers include Honorable MP Ziad Aboultaif (Edmonton), His Excellency Ambassador Troy Lulashnyk (Director General ME and Maghreb, Ministry of Foreign Affairs) and Professor Hanan Anis (NSERC Chair in Entrepreneurial Engineering Design).

The lectures are open to the general public as part of the undergraduate course Topics in Arab Canadian Studies (ARB3102 - Fall 2017).

Canada and the World – Canada in the World lecture schedule (NB: no lecture during Reading Week on 26 October!)

19 October: His Excellency Ambassador Troy Lulashnyk, Director General ME and Maghreb, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2 November: Professor Hanan Anis, NSERC Chair in Entrepreneurial Engineering Design, University of Ottawa

9 November: Honorable Member of Parliament Mr. Ziad Aboultaif (Edmonton)

16 November: Mr. Jerry Absi, Director of CHIN Radio Arabic

23 November: Mrs. Pansee Atta, Ottawa-based visual artist

When: Lectures are held on Thursdays 5:30 to 7:00pm

Where: University of Ottawa, Simard Building, Room 226

Info: Prof. May Telmissany may.telmissany@uottawa.ca

ACANS: http://artsites.uottawa.ca/arab-canadian/en